| Jul 17, 2013
Imperial Valley residents might complain a lot about their home area — about the heat, the dust, the general lack of things to do — but they almost never complain about the quality of the Mexican food in the Valley.
Now two former Brawley...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 2:51 PM
A new Taco Bell restaurant could be open in the Greencastle area before the end of the year.
“I think we should be open this year. I hope before Christmas,” Tom Cook, director of development for BurgerBusters Inc., said Friday....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:26 AM
When I was in my 20s, I took magazines literally. I'd spend hours with Gourmet magazine, concocting trifles requiring an architect's precision, fussing over whether jam-filled cakes were lined up perfectly as pinstripes along the edges of a clear glass...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Years ago, I attended an outdoor festival organized by a vegan friend at which Veggie Grill had agreed to hand out food samples. One passerby tried something from the tray — a soy chicken strip, maybe — and remarked how delicious it was. "See?...
| Jul 11, 2013
Bowlers who appreciate a fine glass of wine and pork belly tacos along with their game will be the target customers for a new 56,000-square-foot upscale bowling entertainment center planned for Buffalo Grove Town Center this fall.
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Q: I had the kale salad at Houston's in Pompano Beach and it was absolutely outstanding. It's one of those items where you order the main dish simply because of the side dish. Could you get the recipe for me? — Meghan Haslemann, Fort Lauderdale
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:49 PM
Officials at two Orange County-based fast-food chains are asking that their names be removed from ads for a marijuana expo scheduled next week in Anaheim.
Organizers for the Kush Expo, coming to the Anaheim Convention Center on July 6-7, highlighted ...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:00 AM
If you were to glance at a phone book, Los Angeles would seem to be rich in restaurants serving Baja-style Mexican food. But in spite of our proximity to the region, it in fact is not: "Baja" in the name of a local taqueria is less a signifier of region...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 8:27 PM
It's officially summertime, and the Newport Beach Public Library's Summer Reading Program begins Saturday. So visit the Central Library or the Balboa, Corona del Mar or Mariners branch and pick up game sheets or review forms, win prizes and enjoy...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Our Monday morning #weekendeats chat on Twitter is meant to soothe the office blues with a healthy does of food porn. This week's chat was especially satisfying, with a good mix of everything from mini pies to cheese and olive straws, enough tacos to feed...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:45 AM
"Raw" is not about sashimi, carpaccio or Ethiopian kitfo; it's a veggie thing — all about sprouting, sunshine and summertime. Nutritionists and physicians since Dr. Dolittle have known about the benefits of an uncooked vegan diet and have touted...